Travel

LGBT History Cruise to Stop in Anti-Gay Jamaica

LGBT History Cruise to Stop in Anti-Gay Jamaica

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  • by Cynthia Laird
  • Nov 1, 2017

A history cruise that San Francisco's GLBT Historical Society is participating in will make a stop in Jamaica, one of the most anti-gay countries in the world.

Marriage Ruling Boosts Taiwan Pride March

Marriage Ruling Boosts Taiwan Pride March

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  • by Ed Walsh
  • Nov 1, 2017

The thousands who packed downtown Taipei last weekend for Taiwan's 15th annual Pride march had an extra reason to celebrate. The country is on the verge of being the first in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage.

Fire-weary Sonoma Eager for Tourists' Return

Fire-weary Sonoma Eager for Tourists' Return

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  • by Ed Walsh
  • Oct 25, 2017

Michael Volpatt fought back tears last week as he told the Bay Area Reporter about two school kids, brothers Sage and Wilder Bell-Bross, who came into his shop, the Big Bottom Market in Guerneville, to donate $150 that they had been saving for a vacation.

Getting to Know Gay Berlin

Getting to Know Gay Berlin

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  • by Emma Krasov
  • Aug 27, 2017

A walk along the historic Unter den Linden under the fragrantly blossoming linden trees will grant views of classical sculptures next to new construction cranes, and take you to major sites like Berlin Cathedral and Museum Island.

Sun, surf, and rainbows in San Diego

Sun, surf, and rainbows in San Diego

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  • by Heather Cassell
  • May 25, 2017

It goes without saying - you can get that lovin' feeling in San Diego. It's fun, sun, and playing in the sand in America's Finest City.

Muddled on Maui: A Libation Vacation

Muddled on Maui: A Libation Vacation

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  • by Jim Gladstone
  • Feb 11, 2017

This past December, to counteract a hectic Thanksgiving weekend full of large family gatherings, my partner and I planned a just-the-two-of us getaway to Maui. It rained. So we poured.

Out There :: Staycation

Out There :: Staycation

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  • by Roberto Friedman
  • Aug 20, 2016

Once upon a time, Out There went on lots of world trips. Nowadays, not so much. That's all the more reason we make sure to make plenty of whoopee at home.

Folsom: A Fair for the Kinky

Folsom: A Fair for the Kinky

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  • by Race Bannon
  • Sep 25, 2015

It's that time of year again when the entire city comes alive with everything leather and kink! Whether you're a Bay Area resident, a pilgrim to Folsom, or watching from afar, you'll want to know all about this year's fair.

New Orleans: 'Bon Temps' in the Southern Party Town

New Orleans: 'Bon Temps' in the Southern Party Town

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  • by Jim Provenzano
  • Aug 22, 2015

New Orleans is without compare as a travel destination for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and even straight people, combining world class bawdiness, drinking, exquisite fine and casual dining, art, and a matchless music scene.

Broadway & Brooklyn Beckon

Broadway & Brooklyn Beckon

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  • by Jim Provenzano
  • Jun 21, 2015

Here is a plan for a fabulous summer escape east, where we share the joys of Brooklyn's cultural and natural splendor, with a hot weekend dose of Manhattan and Brooklyn clubs, and Broadway hits with a queer edge.

Bay Area Getaways

Bay Area Getaways

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  • by Sean Timberlake
  • Apr 26, 2015

Perhaps the best thing about living in the Bay Area is that we are graced with abundant natural beauty right at our fingertips. Even in the hearts of our cities, there exist parks that can transport you to a world apart.

Dinah's Got It Going On

Dinah's Got It Going On

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  • by Kilian Melloy
  • Mar 22, 2015

The biggest lesbian party on the planet, The Dinah, just keeps getting bigger and better year after year. At 25, there is no stopping it, with hit-makers Meghan Trainor and Christina Perri headlining the party.

Corkpiercer :: Big Gay Wine Train Rolls into Year Five, Controversy

Corkpiercer :: Big Gay Wine Train Rolls into Year Five, Controversy

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  • by Heather Cassell
  • Feb 14, 2015

It's a big gay affair in wine country when the Big Gay Wine Train rolls out of downtown Napa up the valley to St. Helena. Guests will enjoy wines from LGBT vintners paired with a special menu. And this year marks the event's five year anniversary.

Dispatches from Burning Man

Dispatches from Burning Man

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  • by Max Leger a.k.a Ultra
  • Aug 24, 2014

In less than a week, over 70,000 people will converge on a dry lake bed in Northwestern Nevada to create Black Rock City, which hosts the festival known as Burning Man.